*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                             FIESTA TAMALE PIE
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Main dish                        Meats
                 Appetizers                       Microwave
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       tb           Vegetable oil
    1                    Clove garlic,
                         -peeled & crushed
    1       sm           Onion, minced
    1       lb           Lean ground beef
      1/4   lb           Bulk pork sausage
   16       oz           Stewed tomatoes, undrained
   16       oz           Whole kernel corn, drained
    1 1/2   ts           Salt
    1 1/2   ts           Chili powder
   18                    Pitted ripe olives
    2                    Eggs, well beaten
    1       c            Corn meal
    1       c            Milk
    1       c            Grated Cheddar cheese
 
   1. Combine vegetable oil, onion and garlic in a large,
   heat- resistant, non-metallic mixing bowl; heat,
   uncovered, in Micro- wave Oven 2 minutes or until
   onion is tender. 2. Add ground beef and sausage to
   onion and garlic. Heat, uncovered, in Microwave Oven 5
   minutes or until meat is browned. Stir occasionally.
   3. Drain excess fat. 4. Add tomatoes, corn, salt and
   chili powder to meat mixture. Heat, uncovered, in
   Microwave Oven 4 minutes or until mixture comes to a
   boil. 5. While meat mixture is cooking, combine eggs,
   corn meal and milk in a medium-sized bowl. Blend
   thoroughly. Set aside 6. Pour meat mixture into an
   8-inch square, heat-resistant, non- metallic baking
   dish. 7. Press olives into meat mixture. 8. Spoon corn
   meal mixture over meat mixture. 9. Sprinkle grated
   cheese on top. Heat, uncovered, 10 minutes or until
   cheese melts.
  
 
 
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